seed core

seed core

[′sēd ‚kȯr]
(nucleonics)
A reactor core that includes a relatively small volume of highly enriched uranium, surrounded by a much larger volume of natural uranium or thorium in a blanket; as a result of fission in the seed uranium, neutrons are supplied to the blanket, which is made to furnish a substantial fraction of the core power. Also known as spiked core.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
To achieve this, they recruit a team of anonymous digital influencers and fake account operators to seed core campaign messages in online spaces and create 'illusions of engagement' to inspire enthusiasm from real supporters,' the report reads.
In Sindh excel- lent pear shape guava with smaller seed core is grown in Larkana Dadu Shikarpur and Hyderabad.
Fruit length and diameter at maturity (mm), fruit firmness, fruit weight, pulp weight, seed core weight and pulp to core ratio were studied in randomly selected fruits (20 per plant) from each plant of different genotypes and their crosses.
My job is to deliver short-term profitability and lay the seed core for the long term.
125]Iodine seed, this proprietary method buries pure isotopes of non-radioactive Xenon-124 gas beneath the surface of the seed core matrix material.
The toughest part is now, because we need seed core funding for what we want to do, " said Mr Jones.
The centerpiece of the production system is a proprietary ion implantation machine called a Xenator, which embeds Xenon-124 atoms, into the ceramic seed core of the seed.
The I-Plant(TM) seed is produced at Implant Sciences' 39,300 square-foot facility, located in Wakefield, MA, where the seed cores are ion implanted with non-radioactive Xenon-124 gas, which can be safely inventoried in large quantities.
After the seed cores are ion-implanted with a non-radioactive gas, they can be safely inventoried in large quantities as needed.
After the seed cores are ion-implanted with a non-radioactive gas, they can also be safely inventoried in large quantities as needed.
At Implant Sciences' 39,300 square-foot facility, located in Wakefield, MA, the seed cores are ion implanted with non-radioactive Xenon-124 gas, which can be safely inventoried in large quantities.
At the company's 39,300 square-foot facility, located in Wakefield, MA, the seed cores are ion implanted with non-radioactive Xenon-124.